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1701 MARKET STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19103-2921, USA
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Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Eric Sitarchuk, Philadelphia, USA

Eric Sitarchuk

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Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

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Litigation

Position

Eric W. Sitarchuk is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice and co-chair of the White Collar Litigation and Government Investigations Practice. Mr. Sitarchuk focuses his practice on white collar litigation and has more than 25 years of experience in this area. He also handles related civil litigation, including Civil False Claims Act actions and antitrust class action defense. Mr. Sitarchuk has defended federal criminal and civil cases alleging healthcare fraud, clinical research fraud, antitrust and securities violations, import/export violations, technology transfer, theft of trade secrets, defense contract fraud, money laundering, official corruption, tax fraud, pyramid schemes, commercial bribery, environmental violations, kidnapping, and a variety of other offenses. Mr. Sitarchuk's practice also includes defending complex government investigations. He has successfully persuaded prosecutors to take no action and close investigations of prominent lawyers, executives, public officials, Fortune 500 companies, and other institutions. Mr. Sitarchuk also counsels clients, including boards, audit committees, and management, on the development and implementation of internal compliance and ethics programs and the conduct of internal investigations. For more information, view Mr. Sitarchuk's biograpny at www.morganlewis.com/bios/esitarchuk.

Career

Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Mr. Sitarchuk was a partner in and head of the White Collar Litigation Practice at a large national law firm. Before that, he was an assistant U.S. attorney in the Criminal Division of the U.S. Attorney's office in Philadelphia. He also served as a special assistant United States Attorney in the U.S. Attorney's office in Washington, D.C. While there, he was the deputy prosecutor in charge of the criminal investigation of federal law enforcement's handling of the stand-off at Ruby Ridge, Idaho and its aftermath.

Member

Member, American Bar Association, Criminal Justice Section White Collar Crime Committee; Member, American College of Trial Lawyers’ Federal Criminal Procedure Committee; Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers

Education

George Washington University Law School, 1983, J.D., With High Honors; Franklin & Marshall College, 1979, B.A., Cum Laude

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